Apparatus Deliveries: September 2020

by John M. Malecky

The Rochester (MN) Fire Department placed in service this PIERCE platform. The truck is a multiuse vehicle that responds to fire and emergency medical services calls. It is also the first delivery from Pierce that features Idle Reduction Technology, which allows the user to shut down the diesel engine at idling times, allowing the batteries to operate the vehicle’s systems for a period of time, thereby reducing emissions.

Features/Equipment:
  • Velocity chassis with four-seat cab;
  • CUMMINS ISX-15 600-hp diesel engine;
  • Command Zone electrical system;
  • 100-foot heavy-duty platform with two AKRON Stream Master electric monitors;
  • TNT rescue tools in the front bumper;
  • custom compartments for fire and medical equipment; and
  • AMDOR roll-up compartment doors.

To request information go to fireeng.hotims.com


Vincennes Township (IN) Fire Department

The Vincennes Township (IN) Fire Department operates this SMEAL aerial quint.

Features/Equipment:
  • SPARTAN SMEAL Sirius MFD chassis with four-seat cab;
  • CUMMINS ISX 12 500-hp diesel engine;
  • WATEROUS CSU 2,000-gpm pump;
  • FOAM PRO 2001 system;
  • UPF 500-gallon water and 20-gallon foam tanks;
  • 105-foot aerial ladder (at 72°) with 750-pound tip load (unrestricted);
  • AKRON StreamMaster monitor with TFT VUM (Valve Under Monitor) at ladder tip;
  • HARRISON 10-kw hydraulic generator; and
  • FRC scene lighting.

To request information go to fireeng.hotims.com


The Clarence Center (NY) Fire Department operates this light-duty rescue built by SVI TRUCKS.

The Clarence Center (NY) Fire Department operates this light-duty rescue built by SVI TRUCKS.

Features/Equipment:
  • FORD F-550 XLT Super Duty 4 × 4 chassis with 203-inch wheelbase and crew cab;
  • FORD 6.7 L Power Stroke diesel engine;
  • 12-foot aluminum body with AMDOR roll-up compartment doors;
  • Two SCBA stage compartments;
  • WARN Zeon five-ton portable winch with four receivers;
  • COMMAND LIGHT Knight 2 KL series tower;
  • FRC scene lighting; and
  • ASA Voyager backup camera.

To request information go to fireeng.hotims.com

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